’79 Shovelhead Layla

Article By: Roadside Marty Photos By: Melissa Shoemaker Originally Published In The January 2019 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine I’m sure most of you reading this will agree that a Harley- Davidson cone shovelhead is the best sounding engine the Motor Company ever produced. That’s not to say that other previous engines don’t sound good Read More >

The Winning Shovel

Article By: Matt Reel Photos By: Jeff Cochran Originally Published In The March 2019 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine The world of custom motorcycles has seen many a builders come and go. Through the TV years of choppers, shops were popping up everywhere. When that fad passed, the true chopper enthusiasts were still holding fast. Read More >

Proper Shovel Chopper

Article and Photos By: Mark Velazquez Originally Published In The April 2019 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Like the great state of New Jersey, Long Island over the years has often taken the beating of many back-end jokes. But over the past several years that has all come to a change in the motorcycle world. Read More >

Hot Rod Shovel – Rob’s Kick Ass 82 in Daytona

Article and Photos by Savannah Rose, originally published June 2019 Cycle Source Magazine   Builder Brock Bridges made a tradework deal – in trade for installing the plumbing in his new garage, he would help build his buddy Rob Jones a chopper. Thinking it would be pretty simple, they shook hands on it. Brock has Read More >

Tyler’s Shovel -Built It One Piece at a Time

Article by Jimmie Frizzell, Photos by Missi Shoemaker, originally published June 2019   It’s all got to start somewhere so why not let it be the beginning, but in the beginning, we don’t always know where the end will be. Tyler Porter started his Shovelhead journey by staring at a set of GSXR inverted forks Read More >